KARACHI- Law enforcement agencies on late Saturday night conducted a raid in different areas of the city and killed eight criminals including two of banned terrorist outfit.

Rangers’ personnel gunned down two terrorists belonging to a banned organization in Frontier Colony on Saturday night. Rangers’ spokesperson confirmed that the dead criminals belonged to the outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan who were also involved in murders of Rangers men. Heavy cache of weapons was recovered from the custody of criminals.

Meanwhile, two extortionists were shot dead in a joint raid of police and Rangers near Al-Asif Square. The criminals were following a garment factory owner to collect extortion money and they were also affiliated with a banned terrorist outfit.

Separately, police personnel shot dead a robber in an encounter in Orangi. In a similar kind of action, three terrorists’ were killed by Rangers in a shootout that took place in Manghopir area, while two others were arrested. Sources informed that those killed were the mastermind on attack on Rangers headquarters in Nazimabad and target killing of police officials.